-The.: estate in. personalty in the United Kingdom, amounting to £2,4Q3 ; 585, Jeft by Mr William Louis Winnni, seventy-five, of Baltimore (U.S"A:)",~who: died'ia'Pembridge Bayswater, in June last), is (the ' Statist' points out) the largest upon which duty has been levied'fornome yean. Mr John Rylands, o'ghty-seven, of Wood street and of Manchester, who died iu 1888, owned personal estate then valued at £2,574,922, but now represented largely by shares in Rylands and Lonß, Limited, quoted at more than twice their, nominal value. Mr Hugh M'Calmont in 1887 left ptrsoaalty to the amount of £3,121,931, the greater part of which was in trust tor seven years after his de*th, and then, with the accumulations of interest, came to his great-nephew, Captain M'Calmont. The personal estate of Baron Hermann De Stern was valued at £3,544,978 ; and that of Sir Andrew Barclay Walker, sixty-nine, brewer, at £2.874,130. Mr Junius Spencer Morgan, seven-six, left personalty in the United Kingdom amounting to £2,022,054. The estate of Mr Andrew Montague, eighty, of logmanthorpe, Yorkshire, was valued in"1895 at £1,992,657 ; but, including realty, his ettate probab y amounted to nearly £3,000.000 in value.
Permanent link to this item
MILLIONAIRES' ESTATES., Evening Star, Issue 10471, 15 November 1897
MILLIONAIRES' ESTATES. Evening Star, Issue 10471, 15 November 1897
Using This Item
Allied Press Ltd is the copyright owner for the Evening Star. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence. This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Allied Press Ltd. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.